Tue Oct 13 2015

Birdie

(14 min.)

Birdie, who sleeps in trees and sells fruits and vegetables on the streets of Rio de Janeiro, loves the two abandoned dogs he now lives with. In Heloisa Passos’ film, Birdie reads the minds of his two best canine friends.

How Dogs Forge a Bond with Rio’s Homeless That Is Life-Saving for Both

Glenn Greenwald

A new film by Heloisa Passos for Field of Vision explores the profound and complex relationship between dogs and homeless people in Rio de Janeiro.

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